Archive for October, 2018

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My Bloody Valentine Plan To Release Two New Albums In the Next Year | Music News | Consequence of Sound

In an interview filmed at Super Sonic Festival, Kevin Shields said My Bloody Valentine plan to release two new albums in the next year. These projects follow the band's live comeback over the summer. Also, Shields and Brian Eno's collaborative song "The Weight of History" has been officially released.

https://consequenceofsound.net/2018/10/my-bloody-valentine-two-new-albums-brian-eno-collab/

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To Heil, or Not To Heil, When Traveling in the Third Reich

One of the first decisions any tourist had to make when crossing the German border in the mid-1930s was whether or not to “Heil Hitler.”

https://longreads.com/2018/10/10/to-heil-or-not-to-heil-when-traveling-in-the-third-reich/

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Working in quality time instead of clock time – Signal v. Noise

One of the things I love about our flexible work environment at Basecamp is the freedom to step away from something whenever I need to. Right now I’m exploring designs for a new product idea. R&D…

https://m.signalvnoise.com/working-in-quality-time-instead-of-clock-time-fda6da05fe32?source=rss----668e14b18fb1---4

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Life on the Dirtiest Block in San Francisco - The New York Times

The city’s new mayor has made cleaner streets a top priority. Residents say it will take much more than a broom to do it.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/08/us/san-francisco-dirtiest-street-london-breed.html

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Adactio: Journal—An nth-letter selector in CSS

The latest installment in the long tradition of calling for this pseudo-element.

https://adactio.com/journal/14408

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Stereolab: Switched On / Refried Ectoplasm / Aluminum Tunes Album Review | Pitchfork

Singles and splits documented a band’s between-albums evolution during the 1990s. These compilations, remastered and reissued, document that process for one of the era’s most innovative groups.

https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/stereolab-switched-on-refried-ectoplasm-aluminum-tunes/

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The Only True Story

In September, for the first time in nine years, I took a month off writing. I spent half of it traveling abroad, and the other half completely riveted by a particular story—a true story, one which I had always intended […]

https://www.raptitude.com/2018/10/true-story/

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Steal these ideas from the Sprout Social design team | Inside Design Blog

<p> We sat down with the team to hear about their day-to-day, the best way to get buy-in, and how to run meetings that don’t suck.</p>

https://www.invisionapp.com/inside-design/sprout-social/